Thursday, February 5, 2009
February 5: Diamonds, Diamonds Everywhere! (Vol. 16, pp. 243-250)
Scheherazade, the master storyteller, is back with another story to keep the sultan, King Shahriyar, occupied for another night. We have our first meeting with Sinbad in this installment of "The Thousand and One Nights," as he tries to make off with some diamonds that are being guarded by venomous serpants.